Vanessa Di Lego

Research Group: Health and Longevity

Phone: +43 1 51581 - 7741

E-Mail: Vanessa.DiLego(at)

Selected Publications:

  • Aburto J. M., di Lego V., Riffe T., Kashyap R., van Raalte A. & Torrisi O. (2023). A global assessment of the impact of violence on lifetime uncertainty. Science Advances, 9, 1-10.
  • Di Lego V., Sanchez-Romero M. & Prskawetz A. (2022). The impact of COVID-19 vaccines on the Case Fatality Rate: The importance of monitoring breakthrough infections. International Journal Of Infectious Diseases, 119, 178-183.
  • di Lego V. (2021). Health expectancy indicators: what do they measure?. Cadernos Saúde Coletiva, ahead of print, 1-14.
  • Nepomuceno M. R., di Lego V. & Turra C. M. (2021). Gender disparities in health at older ages and their consequences for well-being in Latin America and the Caribbean. Vienna Yearbook Of Population Research, 19, 1-23.

Research Areas

Areas of Expertise

  • Formal demography
  • Differential longevity and mortality of subgroups
  • Life table techniques